Sebastian Riedel

Research Scientist & Manager

I am research scientist and Manager at Facebook AI Research since 2018, and a faculty member at UCL since 2012. Before that I was a postdoc at UMass and the University of Tokyo, and did my PhD at the University of Edinburgh.


Natural Language Processing, Machine Reading and Reasoning, Graphical Models, Question Answering, Fact Checking, Program Induction and Synthesis, Neuro-Symbolic methods

Latest Publications

NeurIPS - December 6, 2020

Retrieval-Augmented Generation for Knowledge-Intensive NLP Tasks

Aleksandra Piktus, Fabio Petroni, Vladimir Karpukhin, Naman Goyal, Heinrich Küttler, Mike Lewis, Wen-tau Yih, Tim Rocktäschel, Sebastian Riedel, Douwe Kiela

EMNLP - November 19, 2020

Generating Fact Checking Briefs

Angela Fan, Aleksandra Piktus, Fabio Petroni, Guillaume Wenzek, Marzieh Saeidi, Andreas Vlachos, Antoine Bordes, Sebastian Riedel

EMNLP - November 16, 2020

Scalable Zero-shot Entity Linking with Dense Entity Retrieval

Ledell Wu, Fabio Petroni, Martin Josifoski, Sebastian Riedel, Luke Zettlemoyer

WeCNLP - October 30, 2020

Neural Database Operator Model

James Thorne, Majid Yazdani, Marzieh Saeidi, Sebastian Riedel, Alon Halevy

ICML - August 13, 2020

Learning Reasoning Strategies in End-to-End Differentiable Proving

Pasquale Minervini, Sebastian Riedel, Pontus Stenetorp, Edward Grefenstette, Tim Rocktäschel

arXiv - August 5, 2020

Question and Answer Test-Train Overlap in Open-Domain Question Answering Datasets

Patrick Lewis, Pontus Stenetorp, Sebastian Riedel

ACL - July 5, 2020

TABERT: Pretraining for Joint Understanding of Textual and Tabular Data

Pengcheng Yin, Graham Neubig, Wen-tau Yih, Sebastian Riedel

Workshop on ML for Systems at NeurIPS - November 30, 2019

MVFST-RL: An Asynchronous RL Framework for Congestion Control with Delayed Actions

Viswanath Sivakumar, Tim Rocktäschel, Alexander H. Miller, Heinrich Küttler, Nantas Nardelli, Mike Rabbat, Joelle Pineau, Sebastian Riedel

EMNLP - November 4, 2019

Language Models as Knowledge Bases?

Fabio Petroni, Tim Rocktäschel, Patrick Lewis, Anton Bakhtin, Yuxiang Wu, Alexander H. Miller, Sebastian Riedel

ACL - July 27, 2019

Unsupervised Question Answering by Cloze Translation

Patrick Lewis, Ludovic Denoyer, Sebastian Riedel